Cruise admits it will not deploy in 2019 -- is the "hard city first" strategy right?
It's not a big surprise, but Cruise has announced they will not meet their goal of deploying in 2019. Cruise says deploying in San Francisco is 40x harder than a place like Phoenix where Waymo is deploying, but that once they solve this harder problem, they will be the leader.
Is that the right strategy? I examine this in a new Forbes site article:
And yes, I'm back, after a lovely month in France. Just about anything sounds better when you say, "... in France" at the end of it.